All men will hate you because of me, but he who stands firm to the end will be saved.
"You will be hated by all because of My name, but the one who endures to the end, he will be saved.
And everyone will hate you because of your allegiance to me. But those who endure to the end will be saved.
There's no telling who will hate you because of me. "Stay with it--that's what is required. Stay with it to the end. You won't be sorry; you'll be saved.
And you will be hated by all men, because of my name; but he who goes through to the end will have salvation.
and you will be hated by all because of my name. But the one who endures to the end will be saved.
"And you will be hated by all for My name’s sake. But he who endures to the end shall be saved.
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1 sn See 1 Cor 1:25-31.
2 sn But the one who endures to the end will be saved. Jesus was not claiming here that salvation is by works, because he had already taught that it is by grace (cf. 10:15). He was simply arguing that genuine faith evidences itself in persistence through even the worst of trials.